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When women began to smoke in public

Duration: 02:49

At first, public smoking was a male preserve. But gradually women began to seek the right to smoke in public too.

Available since: Wed 4 Jan 2012

Credits

Series Producer
Ben Southwell
Actor
Barry Cryer
Participant
Stuart Maconie
Director
Borja Cantera
Producer
Borja Cantera
Executive Producer
Michael Poole

This clip is from

Timeshift Series 11, The Smoking Years

10/12 Film telling the unnatural history of the now-threatened creature that is 'the smoker'.

First broadcast: 04 Jan 2012

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